Stafford Capital Management

The investment principals at Stafford Capital Management have the experience, the discipline and the perceptiveness to uncover compelling investment communities. They share a common background and philosophical approach to security selection. Additionally, each principal is an owner of the firm and has made a long term commitment to its success.

Robert M. Stafford, Chairman & President

Mr. Stafford founded Stafford Capital Management over two decades ago and co-founded Pacific Asset Partners in 1989.  He brings a depth of investment expertise in both the public and private markets.  Prior to founding the firm, Mr. Stafford managed the San Francisco operations of Goldman Sachs, where he was responsible for both the fixed income and equity institutional sales departments.  Previously, Mr. Stafford served as a financial analyst for Morgan Stanley.  He earned an MBA from Stanford University and a BA in History from Princeton University. Mr. Stafford is a member of the board of directors of Passur Aerospace.

Administrative Officers: 

Carol Horace – Office Manager and Head of Trading & Operations

Ms. Horace joined Stafford Capital Management in 2011.  She conducts trading and front office administration for the firm.  She was formerly an institutional equity trader for 13 years at Dean Witter, followed by 10 years with Schwab Capital Markets.  She studied Art, Dance and Biology and received her BA from UC Irvine.